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Beschouwingen van de Werken der Natuur. Ten opzigte van de viervoetige Dieren, Vogels, Visschen [...]. Ter Betooginge van Gods Magt, Wysheid en Goedheid. Of Vervolg op [...] J. Ray, Gods Wysheid geopenbaard in de Werken der Scheppinge, enz.

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Amsterdam: F. de Kruyff [...], 1768. . 8vo, 22cm. Pp. [xviii],645,[13], contemp. quarter red sheepskin, backstrip with raised bands and lettering piece, boards lined with hand-marbled paper, uncut. Marbled paper renewed rather recently, faint waterstain on part of first few leaves only, very good otherwise.

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  • Bookseller: Aquila Natural History Books / Aquila Antiquariaat) NL (NL)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 1069
  • Title: Beschouwingen van de Werken der Natuur. Ten opzigte van de viervoetige Dieren, Vogels, Visschen [...]. Ter Betooginge van Gods Magt, Wysheid en Goedheid. Of Vervolg op [...] J. Ray, Gods Wysheid geopenbaard in de Werken der Scheppinge, enz.
  • Author: Anon.:
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Amsterdam: F. de Kruyff [...], 1768.

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Backstrip
raised band(s)
Raised bands refer to the ridges that protrude slightly from the spine on leather bound books.  The bands are created ...[more]
leaves
Very generally, "leaves" refers to the pages of a book, as in the common phrase, "loose-leaf pages."A leaf is a single sheet bou...[more]
8vo
Another of the terms referring to page or book size, octavo refers to a standard printer's sheet folded four times, producing ei...[more]
Good
Good describes the average used and worn book that has all pages or leaves present. Any defects must be noted. (as defined ...[more]
marbled paper
Decorative colored paper that imitates marble with a veined, mottled, or swirling pattern. Commonly used as the end papers or co...[more]


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